To get out of cleaning a park as community service, Homer fakes his own death. When this results in the family's utilities being cut off, Marge puts pressure on him to reveal that he is alive. However, the spurious news of his "death" brings his long-lost mother - a hippie who is on the run from the law because of her activism against Mr. Burns - back to Springfield. Written by
Did You Know?
When Mona hits her head on the van door, it is not Glenn Close
who says "D'oh". Close couldn't give them the timing that the director needed so for that one word another voice was used. See more
That dummy worked like a charm, dad.
Sunshine of Your Love
Written by Jack Bruce
, Pete Brown
, and Eric Clapton
Performed by Cream See more